Jobs for the Future

Jobs for the Future


Podcast by JFF


Coming Soon: When Policy Meets Practice with Paul Fain

The nation is facing unprecedented challenges in helping millions of learners and workers get their lives back-on-track. Impacts of the COVID-19 crisis have been particularly severe for the lower-income people who community colleges specialize in serRead more


What Does Recovery Mean to Gen-Z?

While most everyone faced challenges and hardships due to COVID-19, younger generations, like generation Z, were uniquely affected — having to grow up quickly and give up quintessential moments in a high schooler’s experience like prom and graduationRead more


A Mother and Daughter’s Journey through the Pandemic

In this episode, JFF explores the generational impacts of the pandemic through one family’s experience. We are joined by Galyna and Yuliya Monastyrska, a mother and daughter duo based in Woodland and Santa Cruz, CA, respectively. Like many of us, theRead more


Community-Based Strategies for Equitable COVID-19 Recovery

In this episode, JFF is joined by Sandra Celedon, President and CEO of Fresno Building Healthy Communities. Sandra walks us through the importance of community-based organizations (CBO) and how they’ve become critical during the pandemic. Her story iRead more


Small Business Ownership and Entrepreneurship in California’s Economic Recovery

Small businesses — your favorite food truck, your family's mechanic, your reliable mom and pop shop — make up about 99.8% of California businesses. Today, we're talking to business owners and entrepreneurs from Oakland and Stockton to learn about theRead more

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